The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Heather Henson Presents Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Film Screening with Activities Presented in Partnership with FirstWorks Saturday, January 26th 10:30am – 11:30am Short Films & Art Projects Appropriate for ages 7+ (Themes may not be appropriate for younger children), Tickets: $5 per person (Children must be accompanied by an adult) Registration recommended. Space is limited, please[…..]
Flying Shuttles Studio 35th Anniversary Exhibition Alfred Smith, Woodland Garden, acrylic on canvas 18” x 36.” Since 1984, Flying Shuttles Studio, an award-winning art program of the Arc of Blackstone Valley, has supported the creative endeavors of artists and weavers with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Opening Reception: Thursday, January 10th 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm[…..]
A furry, baby-sized sentry greets you upon entering the Jamestown Arts Center, where the 2017 Members’ Show, “CREATE/REACT,” runs through Dec. 2. It’s Rebecca Siemering’s “Tuft Enough,” a hand-fringed suit made from betting slips and dental floss. As with many of Siemering’s creations, it embodies an aftertaste of loss and failure — a garment sewn[…..]